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LU’s Batten named big south player of the week

Longwood University sophomore catcher Kaylynn Batten was named Big South Player of the Week after a weekend in which she hit .636 (7-for-11) with three multi-hit games, adding four RBIs and two runs scored.

The Lancers (5-8) have won five of their last seven games, including going 3-1 at the UNCG Invitational.